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eLearning Conferences 2013

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Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. As always, please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. Clayton R. Do Different.

BLP Wins Best Game-Based Solution at 2013 DevLearn DemoFest

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The award was given as part of Demofest at the 2013 DevLearn conference. The eLearning Guild’s annual DevLearn conference is one of the fastest growing conferences in the eLearning industry. With 2,200 attendees in 2013 and 26% growth from the previous year, the Aria in Las Vegas buzzing with eLearning trends and technologies from October 23-25th.

DevLearn Day 2

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Back for another exciting review of DevLearn’s Expo.  So what will you read today about? For example, there were several vendors making their debut – as in their solution – at DevLearn. A few of which were literally startups. Anyway, without further adieu – I name my DevLearn Product of the Show (drum roll or finger snaps please). If you are going to make your debut in the United States (their HQ is in Moscow, RU) at DevLearn no less, then show the product. 11-13) in Sydney, followed by Unicorn Training and eLearning Age conference (Nov.

Unlocking Cool: Jeremy Gutsche, 2013 #DevLearn opening keynote

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This are my liveblogged notes from the opening keynote at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference, happening this week in Las Vegas. You’re here at this conference to push yourself…so how are people in our companies changing? For info and resources: 0. 0. 1. Kineo. 33. 9. Normal. 0. false. false. false. EN-US. Forgive any incoherence or typos. Jeremy Gutsche, MBA, CFA, CEO, – author of “Exploiting Chaos: Spark Innovation During Times of Change” - @JeremyGutsche. You are not selling a product. Disney). We have to adapt.

Some simple ideas on how to redesign the conference experience

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Yesterday I got caught up in (or to be more accurate, butted my way into) a Twitter conversation that Sam Burrough was engaged in that was part of the great work he’s involved in around ‘ rethinking/redesigning’ the conference experience. If you’re planning on having a conference app for your next event, pleeeeeeeease make it a decent one! Did they work?

Eli Pariser Keynote, #DevLearn "The Filter Bubble"

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This are my liveblogged notes Eli Pariser morning keynote session on Thursday, October 24 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. Eli Pariser, The Filter Bubble. Facebook filters out what we say based on our perceived preferences. We don''t all get the same Google anymore. Pairing. 5.

Ian Bogost, #DevLearn “The Real Power of Games for Learning”

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This are my liveblogged notes Ian Bogost afternoon keynote session at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. 0. 0. 1. Kineo. Normal. 0. false. false. false. EN-US. Ian Bogost. Author of: Persuasive Games: The Expressive Power of Games. link]. Working to expand the application of games in the world…trying to force games to do things we’re not used to them doing – games outside of traditional uses, outside of entertainment. ification makes it sound so very easy…. Context vs. isolation.

What I learned from eLearning Guild #DevLearn Conference 2013

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eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference #devlearn wrapped a couple of weeks ago. If you are interested to learn more, check out the handouts and other conference resources that are available here. backchannel #devlearn #learning elearning guild While I wasn''t there, considering that we are in an instant-sharing world , this physical absence was not a deterrent to my learning. Spot new opportunities and reinvent. Culture eats strategy for breakfast. Embrace change and focus in. Failure and customer obsession are areas where you need to be revolutionary.

Are You Going to DevLearn 2013? We Are!

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There’s a conference for that. DevLearn is one of our favorite eLearning conferences, and it’s just around the bend… October 23 – 25 in Las Vegas. BLP will be at DevLearn in a big way this year. Sharon Boller is partnering with Karl Kapp to lead a pre-conference workshop on learning game design, their fourth session of the year. Learn more.

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Karl Kapp’s New Gamification Fieldbook for Learning Professionals

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I was a regular on the L&D conference circuit in 2013, starting at DevLearn in October 2012 (when I first met Karl Kapp) and continuing onwards to DevLearn 2013. Besides professional development for our team, we attended these conferences to bring Knowledge Guru , the first learning game engine tied to research-based learning principles, to market.

DevLearn 2013 Conference & Expo Now World's Leading e-Learning Event by News Editor

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DevLearn grows by 25 percent to become the e-Learning industry’s leading annual event. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Emerging Topics Professional Development Training Strategies

Learning Game Design: a Blog Series by Sharon Boller

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Together they run a game design workshop called Play to Learn —which you can attend at the Devlearn conference in October—that has already helped many people build their first game prototype. In early May we launched our Learning Game Design Blog on the Knowledge Guru website. The Learning Game Design Series. Get familiar with game elements and how to use them. Dump ADDIE. Play test.

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Learning Solutions 2013 - Virtual Attendance

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Despite a hectic week at work, I was able to participate virtualy in the eLearning Guild's Learning Solutions Conference this week. It was a good experience, but for those who say the face-to-face conference is dead, I MUST insist you are wrong. Recruiting the master of the conference backchannel David Kelly was a brilliant idea. It was a very strange feeling NOT being there.

Putting the Design back into Instructional Design #DevLearn

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Here are my slides from my presentation on Thursday, November 1, 2013 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. Putting Design Back into Instructional Design from cammybean. Thanks to a great audience -- we had lively conversation and great food for thought

#MlearnCon Recap: Where are we now with mLearning?

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Tincan was almost invisible at this conference, very strange). For me as a vendor this conference was a success. As CEO of easygenerator I know what to do (and how to do this); I intend to show the result at DevLearn in October. Learning mlearncon 2013 mLearning mobile learning The sun is setting over San José at the evening of the last day of MLearncon.

Talent Anarchy, Closing Keynote #DevLearn

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This are my liveblogged notes from the closing keynote session on Friday, October 25 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. Jason Lauritsen and Joe Gertstandt, @talentanarchy [link]. Their breakthrough: the need to make work more human. Innovation.this needs to be something that all employees contribute to all levels with in the org. Innovation is significant positive change." ~ Scott Berkun. The pyramid -- a reflection of how innovation actually happens. Hacking = innovation.

DevLearn Conference & Expo 2013: Shaping What's Next by Bill Brandon

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The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo is the largest eLearning-focused event in the. world. Here’s an overview of why you really should be in Las Vegas October 21 – 25 this year! Development Strategies Emerging Topics Management Professional Development Training Strategies

Julie Dirksen, #DevLearn "Interface Design: Tips and Tricks for Designing for Learning Environments"

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This are my liveblogged notes from Julie Dirksen''s (@ usablelearning ) session at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. How do you make an interface that works for people? Stephen Anderson -- her favorite UX guy. He says, at base the UI needs to be functional, reliable, needs to be convenient (easy to use -- it works like I think it should), pleasurable and meaningful. If a user interface is really hard to figure out, you''re maxing out the learner''s cognitive load. Not that many.

Sketchnote School: 6 Steps to Great Conference Sketchnotes


Over the next several weeks I’ll be posting a series of posts leading up to The Elearning Guild’s DevLearn 2014 Conference & Expo. At the conference I’ll pull it all together in a session titled, “ Skecthnoting: How to Capture Ideas and Concepts with Visual Narratives. ” If you’re attending DevLearn this year or not, this series is designed to get you started at sketchnoting.

DevLearn Conference & Expo: How To Keep Your Eye on What's Next by David Kelly

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The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo 2013 is the best way. In today’s fast-moving world, if you’re not moving forward, you’re falling behind. This is especially true in. the learning profession right now. to follow the changing tides of our industry and to take control of your growth to keep your skills current.

The eLearning Guild Awards: DevLearn 2013 Conference & Expo by Bill Brandon

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An important part of every eLearning Guild conference is recognition of those professionals who contribute. This year at DevLearn, the latest Guild Master, and the winners of. to our eLearning community of practice. the DemoFest received the applause and praise of those in attendance. Design Strategies Development Strategies Professional Development Training Strategies

Trade Show Circuit 2013

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HR Technology Conference & Expo. DevLearn Conference & Expo. mLearn Con Mobile Learning Conference & Expo. 2013). Training 2013, Learning & Expo. Conference and Expo. In just one month, the e-learning trade show season will be upon us.  While at one time there was little reason to be concerned, those days are way over. Too many e-learning shows. I’m not just talking about here in the states, but on earth (not sure about Mars, though). As a result, many of us (including myself) need to assess and weigh our options. Learning.

Adobe Learning Summit is Back!

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We are thrilled to announce the Sixth Annual Adobe Learning Summit, co-located with DevLearn 2013 hosted by eLearning Guild in Las Vegas. Conferences and events Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 7 adobe learning summit Adobe Presenter 9 ALS13 ALS2013 Rapid Authoring rapid elearning

Recently on the Learning Game Design Blog: GBL Picks, LGD Series Part 8, and Game Design Workshop

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The Play to Learn workshop will also be offered at the Devlearn conference this year if you wish to attend! We know that many of you reading this blog are just as excited about game based learning and gamification as we are. Well, we want to continue promoting games as much as possible! Recent posts on the Learning Game Design Blog. August Learning Game Design Workshop Recap.

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Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2013: Expanding Your Horizons by Bill Brandon

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Learning Solutions Conference & Expo is one of the two largest and most successful gatherings in. The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn in the autumn). Learning Solutions Conference & Expo. returns to Orlando March 13 – 15, 2013. North America focused on technology-supported learning and performance (the other one is. Read about it here to understand all that this outstanding.

DevLearn Post-Conference Resources

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We had a great deal of fun talking games and gamification at DevLearn 2013. In the learning stage session I gave with Leanne Batchelder,  Powerful Learning Games You Can Build Yourself , I called out some specific resources we would send to you after the conference. The post DevLearn Post-Conference Resources appeared first on. See the slides below.

The Power of Play: How to Use Games for Learning (Free Webinar)

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She has authored multiple white papers on learning game design and speaks at national conferences such as DevLearn and ASTD International on the power of games for learning. Sharon has spoken at numerous conferences – including ASTD, ISPI, and SALT on the topics of learning design and game design. The question wizard is coming in May 2013. Click here to register. Name *.


Jeremy Gutsche #DevLearn Keynote Mindmap

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Jeremy Gutsche opened DevLearn with a very animated presentation about how to unlock innovation and communicate killer messages. nice start to the conference. Entertaining and informative, he made a specific point to link his messages to eLearning. meta-learning strategy

#DevLearn 2013 Bloomsburg Instructional Technology Alumni Well Represented!

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Once again, DevLearn was a fun and exciting event. Shawn also wrote a great blog entry about the conference. Always a good time meeting old friends and making new friends. One great thing about events like this is bumping into all of the wonderful graduates of Bloomsburg University’s Instructional Technology program. So I captured a number of them in pictures. Out and About

Check out this award-winning interactive eBook!

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Last month at DevLearn 2013 conference, I participated in the 9th Annual eLearning DemoFest event and showcased an Interactive eBook for iPad on how to use Adobe Presenter to create eLearning courses. There were 81 participants at DemoFest showing off their latest and greatest development efforts, offering the DevLearn conference attendees an opportunity to see […].

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One Learning Designer's Look Back at 2012

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Conferences. Going to industry conferences is where it's at as far as I'm concerned. In March, I ran a pre-conference session at the eLearning Guild's Learning Solutions called The Accidental Instructional Designer. At DevLearn in November, I had a great time with my session: Putting the Design Back in Instructional Design. So what's up for 2013? Writing.

Some #DevLearn Thoughts and Resources

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I''ve been catching up at work since my trip to the DevLearn Conference. Although I do not have the time needed to write a very lengthy post about my wonderful DevLearn experience, I at least want to post a bit about some of the things that impressed me and also provide some post-conference resources. By the way, the only complaint I have about the conference is that there were just too many great presenters. Many of the other presentation slide decks are available on the DevLearn Handouts page. ISD DevLearn e-Learning Guild

DevLearn 2013 Summary


In late October an annual eLearning conference dedicated to training within companies -  DevLearn 2013  – was held in Las Vegas. The conference and the exhibition were organized by the eLearning Guild, which is one of the most active and dominant elearning communities (The second one being ASTD). Perhaps this is what most surprised guests at the Geenio both in DevLearn.

Koreen Pagano #DevLearn: The 80:20 Rule of Data Analysis

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This are my liveblogged notes from Koreen Olbrish Pagano ( @KoreenPagano ) session at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. There''s data out there, in everything we do -- on your phone, your websites, etc -- how can we use the data that''s available for learning? Metrics that don''t matter.learning orgs spend a energy tracking metrics that don''t matter: time spent, courses completed, passing scores, # attempts.these metrics show the costs of the training, but not of the value.

Off to #DevLearn

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I am ü ber excited to be heading to the Devlearn Conference next week and just as excited to be presenting too. I''m willing to bet most of this blog''s readers have already heard of this conference. If not, it is the best elearning conference you can attend in my opinion. IDGlobalEvents Blog DevLearn post - Wonderful tips for anyone attending.

2013 Reflections

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also presented at a wide variety of events, from regular venues like  ASTD ‘s TechKnowledge and ICE, and the eLearning Guild ‘s Learning Solutions, mLearnCon, Performance Support Symposium, and DevLearn. More unique opportunities included the Professional Association of College Trainers and the International Conference on College Teaching and Learning. I It’s appropriate to look back at the year, here at the end of it. started off with a bang, with two separate trips for presentations in Saudi Arabia with a few weeks of each other (phew!). meta-learning

I'm Presenting at #DevLearn

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I am very excited to be presenting at the eLearning Guild''s DevLearn Conference this October. If you are heading to the conference this year, I hope to see you there. If you cannot attend, keep an eye on their Twitter hashtag, #DevLearn , which is a fantastic conference backchannel. Characters DevLearn e-Learning Guild ISD